Numbers

Topic 2: Sorting

Screening Sorting

  • Sorting Chart
  • 2 Large Sorting Circles (10 sets for a class of 20 students)
  • Venn Diagram Templates 
    • Objects to Sort and Compare(buttons, coins, animals)

2.1 Same and Different 

  • Objects to Sort and Compare
  • Magazines or Pictures
  • Word Cards
  • Picture of Party Items

2.2 Sort and Compare 

  • Areas in Classroom to Sort
  • 2 Large Sorting Circles (10 sets for a class of 20 students)
  • Venn Diagram Templates 
  • Sorting Chart
  • Objects to Sort and Compare
  • Shell Picture
  • Bug Picture
  • Scissors
  • Glue Stick

2.3 Sort Using Multiple Attributes 

  • 2 Large Sorting Circles (10 sets for a class of 20 students)
  • Venn Diagram Templates 
  • Objects to Sort and Compare
  • Read My Mind Sorting Picture

2.4 Which Does Not Belong?

  • 2 Large Sorting Circles (10 sets for a class of 20 students)
  • Venn Diagram Templates 
  • Objects to Sort and Compare

Videos

  • Sorting Spiral

Author Sarah Schaefer provides insight into the sequencing of the sorting lessons.

  • Student1_Which Does Not Belong
  • Student2_Which Does Not Belong
  • Student3_Which Does Not Belong
  • Student4_Which Does Not Belong
  • Student5_Which Does Not Belong

Students demonstrate through the activity which one does not belong.

Mathematicians in Action

 Template found in student or teacher activity pack.

 A template is located in student think!Pad.

 Part of the manipulative set.